Dr. Heidi Memmel

Breast Surgery
Chicago, IL
22 years experience female

Locations

Advocate Medical Group

Park Ridge, IL

Address

Caldwell Breast Center, 1700 Luther Lane, Park Ridge, IL
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Advocate Medical Group

Chicago, IL

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Specialties
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Breast Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Memmel
22 years experience Breast Surgery
Radiates lumpectomy: Partial br radiation is performed after a lumpectomy, and radiates an area of tissue immediately around the lumpectomy cavity. It can be performed in ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Memmel
22 years experience Breast Surgery
See your doctor: If one breast has recently become lumpier than the other, you should see your doctor for a breast exam. He or she will likely send you for a diagnost ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Memmel
22 years experience Breast Surgery
Yes: Yes, you can have radiation after a reconstruction. Opinions vary among plastic surgeons and radiation oncologists, so meet with these doctors before ... Read More

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Memmel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Memmel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you. I am a nervous wreck. Extreme family history breast cancer

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Northwestern University
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS HOSPITAL

Residency

NORTHWESTERN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
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